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9:02 PM ET A highly anticipated featherweight fight between Zabit Magomedsharipov and Calvin Kattar has been rescheduled for UFC Fight Night on Nov. 9 in Moscow, sources told ESPN. Both sides have agreed to the 145-pound matchup, which was originally supposed to take place on Oct. 18 in Boston, but was postponed due to a
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5:37 PM ET Austin Hubbard earned his first UFC win over the weekend, but had a frightening health scare afterward. The lightweight fighter is currently in a Richmond, British Columbia, hospital with an affliction called compartment syndrome, according to his teammate and UFC heavyweight Curtis Blaydes, who is with him. After Hubbard’s win over Kyle
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11:00 PM ET “The Highlight” keeps adding to his reel. Justin Gaethje finished Donald Cerrone by TKO at 4 minutes, 18 seconds of the first round Saturday night in the main event of UFC Vancouver. Gaethje landed a counter right hand that dropped Cerrone, then followed with three uppercuts and another right hand that put
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2:53 PM ET The co-main event for the UFC’s first trip to Denmark is in flux. Thiago Alves is out of his scheduled welterweight co-headliner against Gunnar Nelson at UFC Copenhagen because of an “unexpected illness,” Alves announced Thursday on Instagram. The UFC is seeking a replacement to fight Nelson, sources said. “I tried everything
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1:05 PM ET The UFC’s all-action main event for UFC Vancouver is official. Donald Cerrone and Justin Gaethje both made weight for their headlining lightweight bout Friday. Cerrone hit the scale at 155.5 pounds and Gaethje weighed in at the same, 155.5 pounds. The UFC Vancouver main card airs Saturday at 8 p.m. ET on
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Sep 8, 2019 There are two ways of looking at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night main event between Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and Justin “The Highlight” Gaethje in Vancouver, British Columbia. On one hand, the outcome can be viewed as borderline irrelevant. This 155-pound matchup almost mirrors the recently announced “BMF championship” fight between Nate Diaz and
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8:25 PM ET After coming up short in his UFC welterweight debut in May, Kevin Lee has his sights back on lightweight. Lee (17-5) boarded a one-way flight from his home in Las Vegas to Montreal on Thursday, and intends to stay there and train at Tristar MMA until his next fight. He currently doesn’t
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6:57 PM ET A light heavyweight matchup between Jan Blachowicz and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza will headline UFC Fight Night on Nov. 16 in Sao Paulo, Brazil, according to UFC president Dana White. The UFC Fight Night event will take place at Ginasio do Ibirapuera and air on ESPN+. Blachowicz (24-8), of Poland, is coming off
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5:54 PM ET The UFC’s annual pay-per-view event at Madison Square Garden continued to come together this week. A previously signed middleweight bout between Darren Till and Kelvin Gastelum will officially serve as the co-main event for UFC 244 on Nov. 2 in New York, according to UFC president Dana White. Additionally, a welterweight bout
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